Fans of BOOM! Studios’ incredible series Giant Days might not know this, but lead characters Daisy, Esther, and Susan have been around for a bit longer than the BOOM! series itself. Before the publisher picked up the title, Giant Days writer John Allison, a longtime webcomics artist, released three self-published Giant Days stories that will now be officially collected in Giant Days: […]
In the week leading up to the 2017 Will Eisner Awards voting deadline this Friday, the Comics Beat will feature a series of “For Your Consideration” posts highlighting a number of the nominees as a celebration of their well-deserved acknowledgement. We’ll feature some never-before-seen behind the scenes content and some of the books’ gorgeous interiors. We encourage […]
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Blummin’ great news out today, as Oni Press have announced a release date for Volume 2 of Bad Machinery, John Allison’s webcomic. This follows on from the success of volume one, which collected together his story The Case of the Team Spirit. Due in March next year, volume 2 will collect The Case of the […]
When someone is comic-ly consistently excellent as John Allison is -and he truly is excellent, folks- updating his ScaryGoRound web-comics, Bad Machinery and more recently, Giant Days , 4 times a week (!) with excellently written witty and sharp cartoons, it is easy, as readers, to slip into a state of take-it-for-granted-ness. Zainab Akhtar
Hello and welcome! We are starting a weekly art thingy and have -rather thoughtfully- set it for Friday, that interminable day where the weekend is within touching distance and yet you still have to be at work. Hence, pretty and cool stuff that will help tide you over- forget words, just feast your eyes. This […]
The inaugural British Comic Awards ceremony was held tonight, with founder Adam Cadwell presiding. More details to come tomorrow, but here’s a list of the winners. Congratulations to all, and to all… congratulations! Steve Morrishttp://stardarkcity.wordpress.com/